How to make carbon fiber panels

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  1. AJ Hartman

    AJ Hartman TMO Intermediate

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    I get asked all the time about carbon fiber and how to make parts. So I did 2 little videos on the topic. These videos only scratch the surface in the world of composites, but give you a little idea. Hope you learn something and I'm sure there will be more questions so ask away.

    This one is for basic vacuum bagging:


    This one is for an infusion.
     
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    Carbon fiber technology is an art in itself. My hat goes off to everyone involved in this field! It will surly expand in the future. Investors take note!
     
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    TymeSlayer Tramps like us, Baby we were born to run...

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    I hate it when someone makes it look so easy.

    Thanks AJ - excellent job!
     
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    Yup. I leave for a composites expo the day after I get back from PRI. The industry as a whole is very young (compared to legacy materials like steel and aluminum) so stuff is changing so fast. There always new stuff coming out.
     
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    Good to see you over here AJ, these guys are a pretty good bunch.
     
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    Nice vids, thank you for posting.
     
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    AJ, where is a place to source the material?, there used to be a large fiberglass supplier down here but they went out of business.
     
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    Boy, That AJ Knows his stuff...Almost like me making Lasagna...keep those layers right....:D
     
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